Literary exiles
Follow
Find
1.7K views | +0 today
 
Scooped by Ana Valdés
onto Literary exiles
Scoop.it!

Global reading to be staged for Chinese laureate - AFP

Global reading to be staged for Chinese laureate - AFP | Literary exiles | Scoop.it
AFPGlobal reading to be staged for Chinese laureateAFPBERLIN — A German literature festival has organised a global reading Tuesday in honour of imprisoned Chinese Nobel laureate Liu Xiaobo, supported by luminaries including Salman Rushdie and JM...
more...
No comment yet.

From around the web

Literary exiles
Writers and artists living utopic lives in foreign places
Curated by Ana Valdés
Your new post is loading...
Your new post is loading...
Scooped by Ana Valdés
Scoop.it!

How Much ‘Politics’ When Reviewing Arab Theatre?

How Much ‘Politics’ When Reviewing Arab Theatre? | Literary exiles | Scoop.it
Or: What’s the line between “political opinion” and over-sharing one’s bigotry?
Hedy Weiss’s critical review of Jonas Hassen Khemiri’s Invasion!, trans.
 
Ana Valdés's insight:

Hassen Khemiri is born in Swedish to a Marocan father and a Swedish mother, he is not a voice from the Arab world! He should be reviewed as Hanif Kureishi!

 
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Ana Valdés
Scoop.it!

Writers Afrika: Call for Contributions for Edited Volume - Comparative Mediterranean Modernisms: Pan-Mediterranean Artistic Exchange in Literature

Writers Afrika: Call for Contributions for Edited Volume - Comparative Mediterranean Modernisms: Pan-Mediterranean Artistic Exchange in Literature | Literary exiles | Scoop.it
RT @writersregistry: Call for Contributions for Edited Volume - Comparative Mediterranean Modernisms: Pan-Mediterranean Artistic ...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Ana Valdés
Scoop.it!

Literature to combat cultural chauvinism - Frontline

Literature to combat cultural chauvinism - Frontline | Literary exiles | Scoop.it
FrontlineLiterature to combat cultural chauvinismFrontlineHOW should readers and critics approach the idea of “Indian literature” – or, for that matter, “world literature”? This wide-ranging conversation explores that question.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Ana Valdés
Scoop.it!

Dutch author Guus Kuijer wins 2012 Astrid Lindgren prize for children's literature - Washington Post

Dutch author Guus Kuijer wins 2012 Astrid Lindgren prize for children's literature - Washington Post | Literary exiles | Scoop.it
Dutch author Guus Kuijer wins 2012 Astrid Lindgren prize for children's literatureWashington PostSTOCKHOLM — Dutch writer Guus Kuijer has been named this year's Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award for children's literature, honored for his ability to portray...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Ana Valdés
Scoop.it!

The Last World

The Last World | Literary exiles | Scoop.it
Acclaimed as a modern masterpiece and as one of the most important novels of our time. The Lost World is the story of a young man's quest for the exiled poet Ovid and the masterwork he has consigned to the flames.
more...
Laura Brown's curator insight, January 25, 2013 11:53 PM

For some reason anything lost like that really gets under my skin. I think that's a big part of why I photograph old and abandoned places.

Scooped by Ana Valdés
Scoop.it!

Ology Is All About Passions - Ology

Ology Is All About Passions - Ology | Literary exiles | Scoop.it
OlogyOlogy Is All About PassionsOlogyAccording to our friends over at Drag City, the song was recorded during Newsom's formative years, back when she was "making waves in the greater Tahoe-area wedding-music circuit, and dreaming of a musical world...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Ana Valdés
Scoop.it!

Do you think Afghanistan hasn't changed since 1842? - Reuters Blogs (blog)

Do you think Afghanistan hasn't changed since 1842? - Reuters Blogs (blog) | Literary exiles | Scoop.it
Do you think Afghanistan hasn't changed since 1842?
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Ana Valdés
Scoop.it!

Nawaabzaadein Saif Ali Khan on life, literature and love - Daily News & Analysis

Nawaabzaadein Saif Ali Khan on life, literature and love - Daily News & Analysis | Literary exiles | Scoop.it
Daily News & AnalysisNawaabzaadein Saif Ali Khan on life, literature and loveDaily News & AnalysisI've studied English literature in school. Q: Were you always into reading or is it a cultivated habbit?
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Ana Valdés
Scoop.it!

ART EN EXIL

ART EN EXIL | Literary exiles | Scoop.it
RT @Mouvementrevue Programme de la10e édition du Festival international de cinéma iranien en exil Films inédits!
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Ana Valdés
Scoop.it!

Iranian exile group to start evacuating Iraqi camp - AFP

Iranian exile group to start evacuating Iraqi camp - AFP | Literary exiles | Scoop.it
AFPIranian exile group to start evacuating Iraqi campAFPAccording to a statement issued by the exiled group's base in Paris, NCRI leader Maryam Rajavi has agreed that the first 400 of 3400 refugees based in Ashraf camp will be transferred to Camp...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Ana Valdés
Scoop.it!

Exiled Journalist Comes Out of Hiding - AllAfrica.com

Exiled Journalist Comes Out of Hiding - AllAfrica.com | Literary exiles | Scoop.it
CPJ Press Freedom OnlineExiled Journalist Comes Out of HidingAllAfrica.comAfter three men beat him severely with iron bars in 2007; his newspaper was suspended in Rwanda in April 2010; and his deputy editor assassinated in unclear circumstances in...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Ana Valdés
Scoop.it!

The Rapper Who Defied the King of Morocco

The Rapper Who Defied the King of Morocco | Literary exiles | Scoop.it
His stage name is L7a9ed (read L'haqed) meaning the outraged. But his real name is Mouad Belghouat, a 24 year old rap singer from one of the poorest slums of Casablanca, who recently became known for having criticized the Kingdom of Morocco.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Ana Valdés
Scoop.it!

the Literary Saloon at the complete review - 11 - 17 February 2012 Archive

the Literary Saloon at the complete review - 11 - 17 February 2012 Archive | Literary exiles | Scoop.it
the Literary Saloon at the complete review - 11 - 17 February 2012 Archive (Nobel prize for literature by the numbers http://t.co/hN3vJSkv...)...
more...
No comment yet.
Suggested by Lauracha
Scoop.it!

Viajes para amantes de las letras - Expansión.com

Viajes para amantes de las letrasExpansión.comLa firma Around Art diseña recorridos muy exclusivos para coleccionistas y aficionados que pasan por recorrer la antigua Persa o los jardines y castillos de Holanda.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Ana Valdés
Scoop.it!

Kurt Vonnegut’s 8 Tips on How to Write a Great Story

Kurt Vonnegut’s 8 Tips on How to Write a Great Story | Literary exiles | Scoop.it
"Write to please just one person.If you open a window and make love to the world, so to speak, your story will get pneumonia." The year...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Ana Valdés
Scoop.it!

Amazon.com: Seeing Mahler: Music and the Language of Antisemitism in Fin-de-Siecle Vienna (9780754663720): K.M. Knittel: Books

Amazon.com: Seeing Mahler: Music and the Language of Antisemitism in Fin-de-Siecle Vienna (9780754663720): K.M.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Ana Valdés
Scoop.it!

Global reading to be staged for Chinese laureate - AFP

Global reading to be staged for Chinese laureate - AFP | Literary exiles | Scoop.it
AFPGlobal reading to be staged for Chinese laureateAFPBERLIN — A German literature festival has organised a global reading Tuesday in honour of imprisoned Chinese Nobel laureate Liu Xiaobo, supported by luminaries including Salman Rushdie and JM...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Ana Valdés
Scoop.it!

The Last World- Christoph Ransmayr

The Last World- Christoph Ransmayr | Literary exiles | Scoop.it
Nothing retains its form…  Austrian novelist Christoph Ransmayr is the recipient of at least a dozen European literary awards (including the prestigious Franz Kafka prize in ‘95) as well a...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Ana Valdés
Scoop.it!

"The Record" at MAM delves into vinyl's revolutionary history - Miami New Times

"The Record" at MAM delves into vinyl's revolutionary history - Miami New Times | Literary exiles | Scoop.it
"The Record" at MAM delves into vinyl's revolutionary historyMiami New TimesTake the experience of legendary photographer Malick Sidibé of Mali, where the sacred songs of the countercultural uprising in the postcolonial capital Bamako were the...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Ana Valdés
Scoop.it!

Project to develop Ram's exile path remains in cobwebs - Times of India

Project to develop Ram's exile path remains in cobwebs - Times of India | Literary exiles | Scoop.it
Project to develop Ram's exile path remains in cobwebsTimes of IndiaBHOPAL: Four and a half years after it was mooted with much fanfare, the plans of the BJP government in Madhya Pradesh to locate and develop the route Lord Ram is believed to have...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Ana Valdés
Scoop.it!

In Iraq, No Room Left for Poets

In Iraq, No Room Left for Poets | Literary exiles | Scoop.it
Iraqi writer Faris Adnon spent 30 years crafting poetry.  But this, he says, is no longer the time for poetry.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Ana Valdés
Scoop.it!

Young Bohemia: Greenwhich Village: The First Bohemia

... H) Modigliani: A Biography; 1967; Pierre Sichel; I) La Derniere Aldini (The Last Aldini Women); George Sand; J) Explosive Acts: Toulouse-Lautrec, Oscar Wilde,Feneon and the Art & Anarchy of the Fin de Siecle, by David ...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Ana Valdés
Scoop.it!

Book Review - Welcome to Little Liberia - AllAfrica.com

Book Review - Welcome to Little Liberia - AllAfrica.com | Literary exiles | Scoop.it
Book Review - Welcome to Little LiberiaAllAfrica.comThe book is, in its way, a critique of post-colonial Africa.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Ana Valdés
Scoop.it!

Glittering decades of New Delhi in fiction - Times of India

Glittering decades of New Delhi in fiction - Times of India | Literary exiles | Scoop.it
Glittering decades of New Delhi in fictionTimes of IndiaThe decade following the unveiling of the capital was one of transition - from the colonial to chaos and then the post-colonial, shaken by the struggle for freedom.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Ana Valdés
Scoop.it!

Street Literature: Guest Post: Living In A Mayoral Police State

Street Literature: Guest Post: Living In A Mayoral Police State | Literary exiles | Scoop.it
Street Literature: Guest Post: Living In A Mayoral Police State http://t.co/DGItwSr0...
more...
No comment yet.